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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65064
Last updated: 29 August 2019
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Date:21-MAY-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic GAZL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Gazelle AH1
Owner/operator:Royal Marines Commando
Registration: XX411
C/n / msn: 1359
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Port San Carlos -   Falkland Islands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ditched into harbour after hit by small arms fire.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1982.htm relative of lost pilot.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Sep-2011 04:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
06-Sep-2011 04:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
16-Feb-2012 03:30 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source]
13-Mar-2013 15:17 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
13-Mar-2013 15:18 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
25-Mar-2019 20:27 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source]

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